Gandhi was not just a strong proponent of national independence from British rule, but more specifically, he was interested in protecting the rights and the sovereignty of the individual. One of his most attributed quotes is “Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.”
Gandhi’s philosophy was deeply rooted in self ownership and the non aggression principle, and he actually had a “political” philosophy aligned with this, which was called called “Swaraj”.
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